Ireland sells €500m of Treasury Bills by auction

21 February 2013The National Treasury Management Agency (NTMA) has today completed an auction of Irish Treasury Bills, selling the target amount of €500 million.

Total bids received amounted to €1.637 billion which was 3.3  times the amount on offer. The Treasury Bills, which have a maturity of three months, were sold at an annualised yield of 0.24%.

Maturity Amount Yield Cover
20 May 2013 €500m 0.24%   3.3 times